SkillsUSA Champions Advocacy Site
Welcome to the SkillsUSA Champions Advocacy Site. You can make a big difference in just five minutes. That’s all it will take to learn the issues and then send one or more letters to Washington. The federal government has an enormous impact on our interests. This is a way for you to let policymakers know what is working and what can be improved. The advocacy site is a free service to SkillsUSA members and partners. Please sign up to get information and "alerts" when your action is needed in Washington. Thanks for supporting career and technical education and the great students we serve.
Dear Active Advisors and Supporters:
Following is a template to let your local media outlets know about SkillsUSA Week (Feb. 3-9) as well as Career and Technical Education Month all February. ...
- The following news release is for use by instructors, parents, or anyone who’d like to send a message to the news media or Congress about the accomplishments of your students at SkillsUSA Championships in Louisville. We have prepared a sample news release for you to send to your local media. We also encourage you to use the news release to notify Members of Congress of your students’ accomplishments.
- The following news release is for use by instructors, parents or anyone who’d like to send a message to the news media about the accomplishments of your students at SkillsUSA state competitions. You are also welcome to revise the message to include local chapter activities such as community service. We encourage you to use the news release to notify the local media (just five outlets at a time are permitted) and your members of Congress of your students' accomplishments. Please keep in mind this is a template only. You should personalize it and use only the parts of the template that work for you....